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Cut the line on scammers posing as IRS employees
DALLAS – If there’s an issue with your federal taxes, you’ll initially receive a letter or notice in the mail from the IRS. Don’t fall for scam artists on the internet or over the telephone.  Real ...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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D.C. CIRCUIT PANEL MAJORITY DUPED BY OPPONENTS OF ACA
D.C. CIRCUIT PANEL MAJORITY DUPED BY OPPONENTS OF ACA July 22, 2014 Washington, DC  – In a startlingly unsound opinion issued this morning, two judges on a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Ap...
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Hey, Big Brother!
Ever since George Orwell wrote the book "1984" and exposed the world to his vision of totalitarian government, we have used the term "Big Brother" as a label for such all consuming monitoring of ci...
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I Have a Confession
I HAVE a confession. I haven’t shared it with many people but I decided I would share it with everyone. They say confessing will free your soul. The last time I confessed, I had mixed emotions abou...
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BBB Advice on the Layaway Process
With back-to-school right around the corner, many families will be turning to alternate forms of payment, such as layaway services, to make ends meet. Layaway is an old fashioned concept that has m...
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"Government Grant" Phone Scam Targets East Texas
July 21, 2014 - Tyler, Texas Better Business Bureau is warning the public to be extremely wary of phone calls claiming to come from bogus government grant agencies. BBB has received calls from resi...
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AMAC Applauds Introduction of SAVE Medicare Home Healthcare Act
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
AMAC Applauds Introduction of SAVE Medicare Home Healthcare Act WASHINGTON, DC, July 15 - The Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC) today applauded the introduction of the Securing Access ...
AMAC: government admits that we're running out of Social Security funds faster than expected
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AMAC: government admits that we're running out of Social Security funds faster than expected Spendthrifts in Washington will blow through the $2.8 trillion balance in the Trust Fund in less than 16...
Running around like a chicken with its head cut off
by DUB MOWERY
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
WHEN SOMEONE appears like they are perplexed and not sure which way to go we might ask them, “Are you lost?” If they need information they might grin and say, “Yeah, I’m wanting to go to the Post O...
Tips for P2P Investors
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
3 Tips for Low, Middle & High Net Worth Peer-to-Peer Investors ‘You Need to Learn Enough to be Dangerous,’ says P2P Pioneer After the economy crashed in December 2007, nascent online peer-to-peer l...
Don't Let Back-to-School Tasks Sneak up on You
by JASON ALDERMAN
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Parents, if this is your first time at the back-to-school rodeo, let me share a few lessons my wife and I have learned the hard way. Chances are you'll be spending the next few weeks filling out pi...
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Mirror Editor retires with this issue
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the top priorities of any organization is to limit turnover. A stable group of people working together over a long period of time becomes a team that is able to function seamlessly in achiev...
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Nathan Lane speaks on stage during the Live from Lincoln Center, "The Nance" panel, at the the PBS 2014 Summer TCA held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Gay actors shouldn't have a monopoly on gay roles, award-winning stage and screen actor Nathan Lane said.


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ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) — Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee.
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